Unruly Metals and Barbs Repair Broken Porcelain Dinnerware by Glen Taylor

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#dinnerware
#found objects
#metal
#porcelain

Unruly Metals and Barbs Repair Broken Porcelain Dinnerware by Glen Taylor

All images © Glen Taylor, shared with permission

Ohio-based artist Glen Taylor (previously) mends porcelain dinnerware with brutal bits of metal and soldering that starkly contrast their smooth, delicate counterparts. Lengths of rusted barbed wire bind two halves of a teacup, sharp spikes border a saucer painted with flowers, and mangled silverware is piled in messy assemblages reminiscent of dinner-party aftermath. In recent months, Taylor’s repaired interventions have grown in size and scope, from single-serving dishes patched with a pair of jeans to full-scale tables set for eight.

In a note to Colossal, the artist shares that he’s in the midst of preparing for an exhibition this fall, and you can keep an eye out for details about that show on Instagram.

#dinnerware
#found objects
#metal
#porcelain

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